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Mission Statement:

The University of Maryland, Baltimore Council for the Arts and Culture is a group of faculty, staff, students, and community members appointed by the president whose mission is to promote the rich history of our institution and surrounding neighborhoods and to celebrate the creative talents of the University community, thereby raising awareness of the links between the arts and sciences.

Upcoming Virtual Events


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Social Studio Art Online

To support our community against the pandemic, Social Studio’s classes have moved online while our space is closed. Let’s make art together. Sign up for an online art class today!

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BSO Offstage

"Just as we are committed to doing our part to stop the spread of the virus, we are also committed to sharing the healing power of music, finding new ways to be of service, and making meaningful connections during this time of social distancing. We hope you will both join and support these efforts in whatever way you can.” -Marin Alsop, Music Director, BSO. Learn more.

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Where We Stand

Baltimore Center Stage is bringing its content online during the COVID-19 pandemic. The theater’s latest production, Where We Stand, is available to stream from the comfort of your home. This production runs until April 26. For more information please visit the theaters website.

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Camp at Home

First up in this Baltimore Center Stage series is Stories Make the World, an interactive at-home storytelling curriculum specially designed for storytellers in first through sixth grade. Stories Make the World features eight weeks of exploration and imagination, culminating in the creation of a story.  For more information please visit the theaters website.